Police sources claim that 13 suspects involved in street crimes and robberies were nabbed during a search operation in Gulshan-e-Iqbal area of the city. The arrested lot includes some wanted criminals along with few Afghan refugees.
On the other hand, police arrested four criminals after a brief shootout with them at Mohajir chowk in Orangi Town. Firearms were recovered from them.
A custom official Wazir Saeed was killed in a firing incident at Jahangir Road.
A few days old dead body of a woman was recovered from Karachi beach while in a similar incident a mutilated corpse was found near Super Highway.
Tortured dead body of a man was found from Chishti Nagar locality of Orangi Town. The deceased was identified as Abdul Raheem.
Another such corpse was found from Mianwali Colony of Manghopir area of Karachi.